Avg. test scores 5%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 24%
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Forest Grove school information

IndexForest GroveOregonNational
Average Test Scores46%46%48%
Student/Teacher ratio20:120:116:1
Total public schools71,09779,221
Total private schools336124,874
Total post-secondary schools1897,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Forest Grove are 5% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 7 public schools in Forest Grove
  • 80.6% of people in Forest Grove have completed 8th grade
  • 78.5% of people in Forest Grove have completed high school
  • 23.2% of people in Forest Grove have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Forest Grove

      IndexForest GroveOregonNational
      Completed 8th grade80.6%86.3%84.3%
      Completed high school78.5%85.4%83.0%
      Completed some college55.8%66.1%59.4%
      Completed associate degree30.7%39.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors23.2%31.4%30.3%
      Completed masters8.5%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.6%3.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.4%1.5%1.3%

      Forest Grove, OR School Districts

      • Forest Grove School District 15

      There are a total of 7 public schools, 3 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Forest Grove. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Forest Grove, OR schools is 46%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In Forest Grove, OR, an average of 80.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.5% have completed high school.

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      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Sherwood, OR18,96573%50.7%
      North Plains, OR2,07261%26.8%
      Beaverton, OR94,86555%14.4%
      Newberg, OR22,74952%8.5%
      Gaston, OR55850%2.9%
      Forest Grove, OR23,21446%5.3%

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      Forest Grove, OR23,21446%5.3%
      Source: The Forest Grove, OR education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.